Top 10 projects to support on #GivingTuesday

If you’re looking for a more meaningful trend to get on board with after the chaos of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, then look no further. We’re delighted to be an official partner of #GivingTuesday and would highly recommend pledging on one of the incredible causes that are raising funds on Crowdfunder as the perfect place to start with your do-good attitude on 28th November.

Social media phenomenon #GivingTuesday is back, and we want to make it as easy as possible for you to support the causes that you care about. Our project owners are working hard to bring about positive change in their communities, and your pledge could make the world of difference. Check out why we think you should pledge on a Crowdfunder project on #GivingTuesday here.

Below, you can find a list that we have compiled of our favourite projects that are currently raising funds for some incredible causes on Crowdfunder.co.uk. Your pledge, no matter how big or small, has the extraordinary potential to make positive change happen.

 

 

24 Hour Helpline for Young Homeless People

Crowdfunding target: £30,000

Crowdfunding to raise funds for the first out-of-hours freephone helpline that provides vital support and advice to young, homeless people in Wales.

Reward: A pledge of £30 will be rewarded with a Llamau tote bag. 

 

 

The Christmas Dinner 2017

Crowdfunding target: £25,000

Crowdfunding to provide Christmas dinners across the UK for young care leavers. The initiative was founded by the Lemn Sissay Foundation.

 

 

Artbox London

Crowdfunding target: £7,500

Crowdfunding to transform their new studio into a space where people with learning disabilities and autism can make, exhibit and sell art.

Reward: A pledge of £30 will be rewarded with an A4 size print of your choice from a selection of works by Artbox artists. 

 

 

 

Toys for kids in Treliske

Crowdfunding target: £300

Crowdfunding to buy toys for children that stay at Treliske hospital in Cornwall over the Christmas period.

 

 

Resurgence – Building for the Future

Crowdfunding target: £100,000

Crowdfunding to secure a home for Resurgence & Ecologist magazine – a centre for education, environment and the arts and a springboard for innovative ideas with a global impact.

Reward: A pledge of £10 will be rewarded with the current issue of Resurgence & Ecologist magazine, plus an exclusive ‘Moving Home’ postcard by award-winning illustrator, Axel Scheffler.

 

 

Plant a Seed for Gender Equality

Crowdfunding target: £20,000

Crowdfunding to build a therapeutic garden for women experiencing abuse and commemorate 100 years of votes for women.

 

 

The Green House

Crowdfunding target: £8,000

Crowdfunding to create a dedicated children’s therapy room in order to support hundreds more sexually abused children to heal and recover from their experiences. 

 

 

Help Refugee Mums and Babies this Christmas

Crowdfunding target: £5,000

Crowdfunding to provide vouchers for refugee mums this Christmas, so that they can buy new clothes for their little ones and themselves.

 

 

Spear Harrow 2017

Crowdfunding target: £2,000

Crowdfunding to continue helping young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to enter and sustain employment.

 

 

 

Change Please – New Cafe!

Crowdfunding target: £20,000

Crowdfunding to open a new cafe that will provide employment opportunities for homeless people.

Reward: A £5 pledge will be rewarded with a coffee of your choice from one of the coffee vans – plus a hug from the barista! 

Don’t forget to make your pledge on 28th November and then post about your act of giving on social media, along with the hashtag #GivingTuesday.

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